Film Events

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 2:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Attend a series of events ranging from film to speakers to activities geared for boomers and other adults at Alicia Ashman Branch Library.

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 2:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Attend a series of events ranging from film to speakers to activities geared for boomers and other adults at Alicia Ashman Branch Library.

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

The blockbuster hit of the summer arrives at Pinney this January! Please join us as we watch Star Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, Gamora and Drax on the Pinney big screen in HD!

Light refreshments will be available courtesy of the Friends of Pinney Library.

Seating will be available for 50 guests on a first come first serve basis.

Thu, 01/08/2015 - 6:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 302

Join us as Central Cinema's Cinesthesia presents Godfrey Reggio's Naqoyqatsi a documentary film released in 2002 which is the third and final film of the Qatsi trilogy. It is a visual montage portrait of our contemporary world dominated by globalized technology and violence.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L1GRlErJ-40

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:00pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 301

Sustain Dane and YWCA bring you a special encore screening for the 2014 National Bioneers Conference

john a. powell Beloved Community: Interbeing, Race, Class, and Person ‘Hood

As humanity faces global environmental and social collapse, our fear of the “Other” can be magnified by unstable contracting economies, radically shifting demographics, and new social norms. Can humanity overcome these divisions and come together to protect our common home? john a. powell, a nationally...

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 6:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 302

A Path Appears goes to the USA, Colombia, Haiti, and Kenya to reveal the incredible adversity faced every day by millions of women and girls, while also presenting glimpses of hope and change. From the team that brought you the groundbreaking Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. A film by Maro Chermayeff.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:45pm
Alicia Ashman Library

The Ashman Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Each meeting will include screenings of everything from classic titles to new releases. The club is aimed primarily at teens and adults. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles. Refreshments served at each meeting. Call ahead to reserve your spot! See upcoming screenings below. Need more info? Contact the Ashman Branch Library at 824-1780. People under age 16 who are...

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 6:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 302

Bad Cinema presents Troll 2 which is a 1990 horror film directed by Claudio Fragasso and is considered by some to be the best worst movie of all time. A young child is terrified to discover that a planned family trip is to be haunted by vile plant-eating monsters out of his worst nightmare. His attempt to save his beloved family is assisted by the spectre of his deceased grandfather. Also, there are NO trolls in this movie, only goblins and it is NOT the sequel to Troll.
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Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:45pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Award-winning feature, documentary, independent, and foreign films

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:00pm
Pinney Library

Pinney is thrilled to bring you the latest adventures of Hiccup and Toothless with a matinee screening of HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2!

There will be room for 50 guests on a first come first serve basis. Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of Pinney Library. Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the film.

This movie is rated PG by the MPAA but we do ask that children 12 and under be accompanied by an adult.